Digitize Your Work Experience and Get Hired

Digitize Your Work Experience and Get Hired
Whether you’re gearing up for your post-graduation job hunt or looking for a summer job before starting your next year, there’s a lot to remember as a student or recent grad looking for employment! To beat the competition and maximize your chances of landing your dream job, put the power of the Internet behind your ...

Five tips to help you nail your online portfolio

Five tips to help you nail your online portfolio
Written by Greg Murphy, Originally Published on JobPostings.ca Congratulations! You’re nearly done some of your most challenging years, slaving away behind a computer screen in the confines of life in academia. It’s a scary thing, having the world in front and Red Bull-induced insomnia behind. But embrace it, it’s almost yours. First thing on your ...

The ideal application

The ideal application
By James Michael McDonald. Originally Published on JobPostings.ca On average, 250 people apply for every job. Now that it’s time to start applying for summer jobs and post-graduation work, that statistic should worry you. There are countless people looking for work all the time, which means there will always be competition. Despite your qualifications, education, ...

How to craft a video CV

How to craft a video CV
By Richard Madison, Brighton School of Business and Management Searching for a job is all about standing out from the crowd, and video CVs are fast becoming the new must-have item when it comes to showcasing your unique talents. Video is the latest phenomenon to sweep the recruitment industry, and more and more companies are ...

A Resume the Right Way

Source: DegreeQuery.com A Résumé the Right Way It’s easy in this Digital Age to think that a solid résumé isn’t important; after all, your new employer is just going to check you out on Facebook or LinkedIn, so who cares, right? Wrong. A résumé can make or break an employment opportunity because most times, it’s ...

How to write a marketing resume that gets noticed

How to write a marketing resume that gets noticed
When writing a resume for a student or entry level marketing job, think of yourself as the product you’re trying to sell. After all, as a marketing professional, you should be able to do that! Market yourself with concrete examples Try to quantify your experience and create more concrete examples. Include numbers, accomplishments and result-oriented ...

10 ways to condense your resume without losing value

10 ways to condense your resume without losing value
In a culture dominated by short Facebook posts and cryptic tweets, we all face enormous pressure to communicate ever more briefly. When it comes to resumes, recent trends have lowered preferred lengths to 2-3 pages. If your resume is long, how can you possibly condense it without losing value? As a certified and award-winning resume writer, ...